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Johanna Spyri and Heidi archives included in the Memory of the World Register

The Johanna Spyri and Heidi archives in Zurich have been added to UNESCO's Memory of the World International Register.

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UZH's 2022 annual report examines the future of teaching and learning, and explores the contributions of research and innovation to tackling the great challenges of our time.
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Being a successful student means more than just getting a degree. Your studies shape the entire course of your life and prepare you for making responsible contributions to our share future.




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    1.6.2023, 18:30: Empowerment of Change – The Role of the University and Civil Society
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Planning to join us from abroad?

The University of Zurich is home to students and staff from over 120 countries. Find out more about our diverse and inspiring learning, research and working environment.